Past Lives by A24: A Romance Spanning Decades

May 29, 2023

This modern romance, written and directed by Celine Song, starring Greta Lee (Netflix’s ‘Russian Doll’) and Tee Yoo explores the meaning of connection and the choices that make up a life. Their characters Nora and Hae Sung are childhood friends who are deeply bonded and then separated when Nora’s family relocates from South Korea to America. 20 years later they reunite in New York City and are able to face their feelings for one another and their ideas of destiny and love. The movie is heartwarming and brings up a familiar nostalgia of lost connection and first love.